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Definition of Help

Help

  1. To furnish with strength or means for the successful performance of any action or the attainment of any object; to aid; to assist; as, to help a man in his work; to help one to remember; -- the following infinitive is commonly used without to; as, "Help me scale yon balcony."
  2. To furnish with the means of deliverance from trouble; as, to help one in distress; to help one out of prison.
  3. To furnish with relief, as in pain or disease; to be of avail against; -- sometimes with of before a word designating the pain or disease, and sometimes having such a word for the direct object.
  4. To change for the better; to remedy.
  5. To prevent; to hinder; as, the evil approaches, and who can help it?
  6. To forbear; to avoid.
  7. To wait upon, as the guests at table, by carving and passing food.
  8. To lend aid or assistance; to contribute strength or means; to avail or be of use; to assist.
  9. Strength or means furnished toward promoting an object, or deliverance from difficulty or distress; aid; also, the person or thing furnishing the aid; as, he gave me a help of fifty dollars.
  10. Remedy; relief; as, there is no help for it.
  11. A helper; one hired to help another; also, thew hole force of hired helpers in any business.
  12. Specifically, a domestic servant, man or woman.

Help Quotations

Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself - and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is.
Jim Morrison

Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact. - William James
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
William James

Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.
Dalai Lama

We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone. - Ronald Reagan
We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone.
Ronald Reagan

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Thomas Jefferson
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Help Translations

help in Afrikaans is help, hulp
help in Dutch is assisteren, bijstaan, helpen
help in Finnish is auttaa
help in French is aide, aider, aident, secourir, aidons, assister
help in German is Hilfe, helf mir, Hilfe, helfen, helfen
help in Italian is aiuto, aiutare, collaborazione
help in Latin is facio, adservio, proficio, auxilium, faveo
help in Norwegian is hjelp, hjelpe
help in Portuguese is ajuda, auxilio, ajudar
help in Spanish is ayudar, acorro, ayuda

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